Google Cardboard Hackathon

2015-01-13 11:45:09 UTC

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Overview

Globe Labs invites you to join a weekend hackathon for the Cardboard on January 31-February 1, 2015!

The Cardboard is a low­cost virtual reality viewer that transforms a phone into a basic VR headset. Cardboard is just cardboard, some velcro, plastic lenses, two magnets, and a rubber band. With Cardboard and your phone, you can visit new places play immersive games, fly through space, and more.

 Details

We challenge developers to create an app for the Cardboard!

Categories:

- Education

- Travel/Culture (Philippines)

- Gaming

- Retail

Special Category:

We are also looking for developers who could create a Cardboard App for the Ayala Museum. Create marketing, games or educational app for them! Get a chance to win PHP 35,000 for this category!
Rules

1.) Everyone is welcome to participate in the jam! You may join as an individual or a group maximum of 4 members.

2.) You should submit an entry  app that would comply with the criterias.

3.) Registration is: December 22, 2014 – January 30, 2015

4.) Cardboards will be available to use over the weekend.

5.) Apps will be judged on innovation, design, level of fun, completeness and presentation.

6.) You could start developing now! Participants should submit/upload their app by Sunday, February 1 on site.

7.) Participants should have their own demo devices (compatible to the Cardboard) to present to the judges.

8.) Participants should be onsite for the pitching/presentation.

** Kindly take note regarding the strict observance of Valero Telepark Building the dress code of the building is Business Casual attire.
Though the following are NOT Allowed
- Rubber sandals, slip-ons or slippers,
- Shorts
- revealing top/shirts
Participants / organizers / volunteers who will not comply maybe denied of entry.

 

Registration:

bit.ly/globelabshack

 

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Awards and Prizes:

Get a chance to win:

3rd Prize: PHP 20,000

2nd Prize: PHP 30,000

1st Prize: PHP 50,000

Additional PHP 80,000 for full production of your app!

Special Award: Ayala Museum App Prize: PHP 35,000

Winners will get an opportunity to showcase their app in the Globe Store!

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xx cash prizes are subject to corresponding taxes